House Of Tudor

“Wild Wild Winter,” “Japan Nite,” “Dead Celebrity Bowling”

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Into the Groovy

Generation Ecstasy: Into the World of Techno and Rave Culture By Simon Reynolds (Little, Brown) Let me begin by stating that I have seen…

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Night + Day

Wednesday October 21 Skid Marks on My Heart It's purely coincidence that country crooner Neko Case shares a birthday (Sept. 8) and birthplace (Virginia)…

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Hear This

The Marginal Prophets Commercial rap has become the knock-knock joke of the music industry — we heard it in grade school. Record companies such…

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Is It Live?

Jamiroquai Bimbo's 365 Club Monday, Jan. 27 I hate grandstanders who don't deliver. You know the type: the band leader who's a little too…

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Recordings

The Dambuilders Ruby Red (Eastwest Records) Unless you're fortunate enough to be a nouveau punque, making your pop dreams rock isn't a very fashionable…

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